TeenLife

    Volunteer Opportunities in Philadelphia

    There are many opportunities for middle and high school students to get involved with volunteer opportunities in Philadelphia. Whether you are interested in the environment, medicine, education, mentoring, sports, community-building, or working with elders, children or animals, there is a volunteer program to fit your schedule. Some volunteer organizations need help during the school year; others are summer programs that might include overnights or travel. All offer teens the chance to discover new interests, friends and skills.

    Free Library of Philadelphia
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    Free Library of Philadelphia

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    The mission of the Free Library of Philadelphia is to advance literacy, guide learning, and inspire curiosity. Its vision is to build an enlightened community devoted to lifelong learning...(more)

    Face to Face Germantown
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    Face to Face Germantown

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    At Face to Face struggling families, individuals and the homeless are welcomed and treated with dignity and respect. Our goal is to meet basic human needs and reduce suffering; thereby assisting our guests to a better future...(more)

    Pegasus Riding Academy
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    Pegasus Riding Academy

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    The Pegasus Therapeutic Riding Academy program partners with horses, utilizing their movement and the important bond between horse and rider, to promote improved physical and emotional well-being and independence for individuals with disabilities...(more)

    The National Constitution Center
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    The National Constitution Center

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    The first and only institution in America established by Congress to "disseminate information about the United States Constitution on a non-partisan basis in order to increase the awareness and understanding of the Constitution among the American people."..(more)

    Vetri Cooking Lab volunteer
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    Vetri Cooking Lab volunteer

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Vetri Cooking Lab is an out-of-school time program hosted at 30 sites throughout Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ. We're looking for enthusiastic volunteers with a passion for nutrition education to assist our Educators as they guide students through our lessons...(more)

    Art Sphere Inc.
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    Art Sphere Inc.

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Our mission is to engage the creative in youth, empower neighborhoods to explore the positives in peoples’ lives, and heal the mind, body and spirit through the arts...(more)

    Lutheran Settlement House
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    Lutheran Settlement House

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    LSH aims to empower individuals, families, and communities to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency through an integrated program of social, educational, and advocacy services...(more)

    Montgomery County Community Action Development Com
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    Montgomery County Community Action Development Com

    Norristown, Pennsylvania

    At CADCOM our singular mission is to mobilize the human and financial resources of Montgomery County by initiating, developing and administering community and economic development programs designed to provide the tools needed for low-income residents to achieve self-sufficiency...(more)

    Philadelphia Zoo –  Teen Volunteer Ambassador
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    Philadelphia Zoo – Teen Volunteer Ambassador

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    By connecting people with wildlife, the Philadelphia Zoo creates joyful discovery and inspires action for animals and habitats. Cheetahs, hippos, giraffes and much more make the Zoo Philadelphia's leading family attraction with over 1.35 million visitors last year...(more)

    Baker Industries
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    Baker Industries

    Malvern, Pennsylvania

    Baker Industries is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit work rehabilitation program for vulnerable adults.  We provide real work for real wages to those with intellectual and physical disabilities, individuals on parole or probation, recovering substance abusers, and the homeless...(more)

    St. Peter’s Food Cupboard
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    St. Peter’s Food Cupboard

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    In 1987, someone knocked on the doors of St. Peter’s Church and asked for food. This simple question sparked the creation of the St. Peter’s Food Cupboard, which now serves an average of 180 families each week...(more)